Man arrested for raping woman on false marriage promise

A man was on late Saturday arrested in South Delhi for allegedly raping a 43-year-old woman for the last 19 years on the pretext of marrying her, police said.

Last Updated: May 26, 2013, 08:41 AM IST

New Delhi: A man was on late Saturday arrested in South Delhi for allegedly raping a 43-year-old woman for the last 19 years on the pretext of marrying her, police said.

The woman filed a complaint at Hauz Khas police station alleging that the accused, Ramesh Pahalwan, had duped her by making false promises of marriage and raped her since 1994.
Pahalwan has been arrested under Section 376 of the IPC from his residence, police said.

PTI